Ruah School of Ministry
Character Disposition & Interpersonal Evaluation Part I
Instructor Dr. Caren Boisseau
Phone office #540-650-0546 or personal #757-779-8635
Email Address email@example.com
Office hours are Monday -Thursday 10:00am – 6:00pm
Feel free to email me to schedule a conference call and or a virtual meeting
Essay Assignments worth 100 points each …… 400 points
Weekly listed Assignments 100 points each ….. 400 points
Quiz ….... 50 points
Final Exam ….………150points
Extra Credit ..25points
I’m Dr. Boisseau and welcome to Character Disposition & Interpersonal Evaluation
I look forward working with you. Completing this course will provide you with essential basics of Personal ministry, management styles, critical thinking, what ministry entails.
Required Materials, New King James Bible, Computer with Internet access, you will need a Star Book for Christian Ministers and you will need to have Skype access. Go to this website for a free download http://www.skype.com/ or another program that incorporates virtual meetings, and telephone access for conference calls and online face to face virtual meetings or classes.
You will have 4 essays that will be given to you by Sunday Midnight every week,
You will have 4 other assignments
You will have 1 quiz and 1 open book test
This course consist of 10 Exercises, each assignment is very vital to your growth and understanding. Many of the assignments in this course will be fundamental in building your mental library of what your ministry should consist of and how it should affect yourself as well as others.
I do not accept late work however you will have one pass this semester to use towards a situation. Just be sure to send an email to me by the due date of the assignment and type in all caps PASS and list the assignment you need an extension on. No excuse is needed; you will be given a one week extension to complete your assignment. 10 points will be deducted from the assignment.
The Honor Code: You are expected to do your own work, cheating will result in disciplinary actions.
You have a head start;
Assignment #1 Personal Evaluation Due 12/14/14
Instructions for logging onto the Human Metrics website
1. In your browser, type www.humanmetrics.com
2. Scroll down slightly and look for the box labeled “Jung Typology Test”. In that box click “Full Description”.
3. Thoroughly read the instructions and other information. Click your back button once.
4. Click “Take Test”
5. Read the instructions on that page. Click “Do it”.
6. Answer all 72 questions. Don’t think too hard about them… Just answer them honestly.
7. Click “Score it” at the bottom of the page.
8. There will be two results pages. One tells you your personality type, and the other talks about famous people in history who share your unique characteristics. Please read those carefully.
9. Be prepared to both think about and share your specific personality information.
Save your results to your computer or copy them and print out. You will need some of the information about the survey for this assignment.
Assignment #2 Essay Love Your Neighbor Due 12/16/14
Assignment #3 Ministry
The IRS mandates that a pastor is not a bonafide pastor unless he performs the "nine sacerdotal duties", but the ninth seems consistently left off of lists. The first eight supposedly are: 1) baptisms, 2) weddings, 3) Communion or serving the emblems (eg Eucharist),
4) teaching, 5) spiritual counseling, 6) christenings or baby dedications, 7) administration of church affairs and 8) the regular conducting of worship services 9) Funerals
Assignment #4 Word in Action 12/28/14
Assignment #5 Final Due 12/28/14
Write a 1000-1200 word essay using each of the previous four assignments as references. Please address these topics in your essay.
What have you learned that stands out in this class as a reason for you taking it?
What did you learn that has changed your mindset about yourself?
What did you learn that changed your mindset about ministry?
Do you feel that many churches today are aware of what you learned? Please explain your answer.
This essay must be emailed to me and Posted under the Forum Titled Final Forum. Please Reply to The initial Forum that I post and comment by replying to the other students forum essay entry.
Calibri body, 12 points, double spaced and 1 inch margins with a heading that includes Class, Date, Name, and Assignment Information
Extra Credit Assignment Due 12/28/14
Go to click on the YouTube link that will be uploaded on this course's page in the website. It will be available by Wednesday. Write a paragraph of 50 or more words giving some highlights of the video.
Your Grades will be sent to you. Thank you for attending this class. It's been an enlightening experience. Your Professor